What's On in Wexford
Wexford's musical and cultural scene is busy all year round with festivals, family events, comedy shows, live music, heritage events, workshops and more all throughout the year. Our corner of Ireland's Ancient East is best for fun, any time of year.
Festivals | Wexford is internationally known for the famous Wexford Festival Opera and Wexford Spiegeltent Festival celebrating the arts, music and comedy, but it's also known for many more festivals. From food, harvest and seasonal festivals, literary festivals, comedy festivals and the Fringe Festival to name a few.
Family-friendly | A wide variety of family-friendly events take place around our beautiful county whether it's a seasonal St.Patrick’s Day Parade, Easter, Halloween or Christmas experience, arts and crafts workshops and other events and activities to keep the whole family occupied and entertained.
Comedy and Live Music | Comedy and live music gigs in Wexford are a must when visiting our corner of the country. With festivals, seasonal events and live music on every corner of Wexford, there's sure to be something happening across the county when you visit during the autumn months.
Art & Crafts and Heritage Workshops | Explore a range of art and crafts events or lovely heritage workshops on traditional methods in Wexford's heritage sites, art centres and other venues that take place throughout the year.
Make memories to last a lifetime in Wexford this autumn
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Late Night Art Wexford
Late Night Art Wexford – First Thursdays The first Thursday of every month from 5pm – 8pm First Thursdays Late Night Art is all about exploring the Wexford art scene. See art, buy art, get the opportunity to speak to the artist, step into their creative spaces. Taking inspiration from New York, Belfast, Dublin, […]
Heritage Park Junior Parkrun
Join in on the fun of the Heritage Park Junior Park Run that takes place every Sunday! Enjoy a free weekly timed 2k walk/jog/run and make new friends, have fun and take in all at the Irish National Heritage Park Open to ages 4-14 and all abilities. Organised entirely by volunteers. You’re welcome […]
Wexford Full Moon Circles
Wexford Full Moon Circles are performed by meditation teacher Amy, yoga instructor Suzanne and breath-work coach Aoife. The Wexford Wellness programme is a wellness platform which brings inspirational speakers together, a range of talented Holistic Practitioners to the field, and welcomes a space for feel good classes, upcoming wellness events and community gatherings. […]
Kilmokea Food Garden Experience
Fri 7th April - Wed 1st November
Wednesdays to Sundays from 7th April – 11th November Visit the Kilmokea Food Garden and enjoy a guided tour for small groups of 6 to 12 guests followed by organic lunch in the Conservatory this year In the beautiful Vegetable Garden at Kilmokea Country Manor, experience the demonstration of how to grow your own […]
Pick your own strawberries at The Village at Wheelocks
Sun 4th June - Sun 15th October
The Village at Wheelock’s is one of the few fruit farms in Ireland where you can pick your own Strawberries. This practice is an activity which has died out over the years, so we are proud to keep the tradition alive. It is a fun experience for both children and grown-ups – and an added […]
So Say So
Thu 14th September - Wed 22nd November
Wexford Arts Centre Theatre – 14th September // 8:00pm ‘So Say So’ is a monthly event focusing on poetry, storytelling and music hosted by poet Stephen James Smith. Each month a renowned national (or international) poet will headline and be accompanied by local musicians Cillian and Lorcan Byrne of *Basciville in a never before seen […]
Saturday Art Club ages 8-12 Years
Sat 16th September - Sat 14th October
Wexford Arts Centre – 9th September – 14th October // 11:30am Autumn Classes It’s Autumn again and classes have started back with a bang. Facilitating the classes are Artist’s Jeni Roddy and Bríd Colloton who have experience with a wide variety of art forms like Painting, Textiles, Printmaking, Theatre and Costume Making, Drawing, Sculpture and […]
“Immigration Is A Joke” at The Bailey Laughs
Fri 29th September - Fri 29th September
The Bailey Cafe Bar – 29th September 2023. Doors 8pm // Show 8:15pm “Immigration Is A Joke” visiting Enniscorthy on the 29th September. A stand-up comedy show performed by a South African, South Asian and A South American! For the first time in Irish Comedy history, three of Ireland’s top foreign comedians are coming […]
Autumn Fête at Johnstown Castle
Sun 1st October - Sun 1st October
Johnstown Castle – 1st October // 12-5pm Join us at our Autumn Fête on October 1st , the event where age will become irrelevant. We invite families, friends, and companions to Johnstown Castles’ Autumn Fête for an afternoon of follies and fun for young and old. Entry to this event is free for members […]
Fall at Secret Valley Wildlife Park
Sun 1st October - Sun 5th November
Coolnacon, Clonroche – 1st October – 5th November Full package deal includes: -Access to the wildlife Park and animals 🐵 -Bottle feed baby goats (11am)🐐 – Animal handling (12pm and 3pm)🦎🐍 – Keeper talks throughout the day🐾 -Trailer Tractor Ride around maze(Weekends)🚜 -Pumpkin Picking Patch 🎃 – Giant […]
Rock ‘N’ Roll To The Rescue – A Musical By Adrienne Murphy.
Tue 3rd October - Fri 6th October
The Presentation Arts Centre Enniscorthy – October 3rd – 6th, 8pm Nightly Back by popular demand……… Elvis and The Big Bopper Return In Rock ‘N’ Roll To The Rescue – A Musical By Adrienne Murphy. Are you ready for a night of live music that will have you rocking in the aisles in aid of […]